Embedding sustainable physical activities into the everyday lives of adults with intellectual disabilities: a randomised controlled trial

@inproceedings{Lante2014EmbeddingSP,
  title={Embedding sustainable physical activities into the everyday lives of adults with intellectual disabilities: a randomised controlled trial},
  author={Kerrie Lante and Roger J Stancliffe and Adrian Bauman and Hidde P van der Ploeg and Stephen Jan and Glen M. Davis},
  booktitle={BMC public health},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Adults with intellectual disability (ID) are physically very inactive. This study will compare two approaches to increasing physical activity in adults with ID: a lifestyle physical activity (light-moderate intensity) approach and a structured exercise (moderate-vigorous intensity) approach. The trial will compare the short-term (3-month) and long-term (9-month) outcomes and sustainability of each approach with a usual-care control group. METHODS/DESIGN A three-arm randomised… CONTINUE READING

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